“shared reading” “text complexity” “Common Core Learning Standards” “Common Core State Standards”


Last month, a number of teachers and consultant friends of mine began kicking around the idea of creating an archive of paired passages and texts that educators could pull on for a variety of purposes. I liked this idea very much, but not for the reasons people might suspect. To be honest, I’m not sure how many people will find resources like this valuable in the long run.  It’s not about the resource for me, though. It’s about…